Drudkh – Eternal Turn of the Wheel (2012)

Album Review

Eternal Turn of the Wheel is the ninth studio album by Ukrainian black metal band Drudkh, released on February 24, 2012 (USA March 13)… Read more on wikipedia.org

About the Band

Drudkh is a Ukrainian metal band that mixes elements of folk metal and black metal. They were formed by Roman Saenko, prolific metal musician, the leading member of Hate Forest, Dark Ages and Blood of Kingu; Thurios, the leading member of Astrofaes and, with Saenko, a former member of Hate Forest; and Yuriy Synytsky, of Lucifugum (session drummer) and Definition Sane. Their lyrical contents embrace Slavic mythology, seasons and poetry. Many of the band’s lyrics are derived from the works of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Ukrainian poets, especially Taras Shevchenko.

Drudkh have been particularly secretive throughout the course of their career, even for a black metal band, giving no interviews and not releasing the lyrics to several… Read more on wikipedia.org

Tracks

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1
Eternal Circle
Drudkh
                        1:17
2
Breath of Cold Black Soil (March)
Drudkh
                       10:04
3
When Gods Leave Their Emerald Halls (August)
Drudkh
                        9:39
4
Farewell To Autumn’s Sorrowful Birds (October)
Drudkh
                        8:02
5
Night Woven of Snow, Winds and Grey-Haired Stars (December)
Drudkh
                        8:12